Love Summer? Year-Round Sunshine + Neurocritical Care Opening with the University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ

Inpatient and outpatient

Banner - University Medical Center Tucson

Banner Health

Job Highlights

  • Area Is Warm Year-Round
  • Loan Repayment or Assistance Offered
  • Willing to Pay for Licensing
  • In partnership with the University of Arizona, the Department of Neurology at Banner - University Medicine Tucson is actively interviewing Critical Care Neurologists to join our clinical faculty! The hired individual will gain an academic faculty title appointment and benefits at the University of Arizona, commensurate with experience. The position is open to experienced and graduating neurocritical care neurologists!

    A leadership opportunity is available for experienced physicians.

    This is a unique opportunity within a rapidly growing academic neuroscience program at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson and the University of Arizona. Our 649-bed hospital is located at the University of Arizona Health Sciences Center and is the only Joint Commission certified Comprehensive Stroke Center in Southern Arizona, having been nationally recognized for providing exceptional patient care, educating the next generation of healthcare providers, and conducting groundbreaking research. Our Comprehensive Stroke Center has a dedicated Neurocritical Care unit and stroke service along with state-of-the-art imaging and an active clinical trials research program.

    Minimum Requirements:

    • Must be an ABPN board certified/eligible Neurologist
    • Must be Fellowship Trained in Neurocritical Care
    • Experienced and Graduating Neurocritical Care Specialists are encouraged to apply

    Essential Functions:

    • Weekly call coverage shared with other neurocritical care intensivists
    • Expected Daily Patient Load: 8-12
    • Training and supervision of fellows, residents, and medical students

    Our Community: The blooming community of Tucson, Arizona is nestled within the lush Sonoran Desert and the Southern Rocky Mountains. With 350+ days of annual sunshine, we have scenic hiking and cycling, horseback riding, daytrip fishing or kayaking and championship golf courses. Tucson was also designated a UNESCO City of Gastronomy with many exciting culinary adventures in our restaurant scene.

    About Banner Health

    You want to help lead change in the health care field – rather than just react to it. You want to spend your time doing what you do best – caring for patients. You belong at Banner Medical Group (BMG) and Banner – University Medicine Group (BUMG).As Banner Health's employed physician group with more than 1,300 physicians and advanced practitioners across more than 65 specialties, BMG, is transforming the delivery of care. This transformation can most clearly be seen in our Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) implementation. Through PCMH, we’re organizing care around patients, working in teams and coordinating and tracking care over time. The end result is the highest quality and most efficient delivery of patient care.For physicians working in their own practices, we have two different paths to lead you to a colorful career with Banner Health.We also offer faculty positions at Banner – University Medicine Center in partnership with the University of Arizona.

    Posted July 21, 2022